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V Certs – Engineering


Our Level 1/2 Technical Award in Engineering focuses on different disciplines of engineering and how they have shaped products and projects in the modern world. Pupils will study the engineering process from end to end, learning core skills such as production planning techniques, Computer-Aided Design (CAD), and applied processing skills and techniques, helping to begin their journey into further study or a career in this exciting industry. 

Read how Beverley Grammar School is engineering futures for their learners, with our Engineering V Cert.   


This webinar is designed to provide you with a helpful overview of the new V Cert qualification, taking a detailed look at the qualification structure, delivery, and assessments. Take a deep dive into what pupils will study, looking at content areas and teaching guidance, how the qualification is assessed including assessment objectives and weightings, grading information, and potential progression opportunities. Finally, we will showcase some of the learning resources, teaching materials and support that is available to you and your centre.

What’s next?

Further study: a T Level in engineering, manufacturing, processing and control, or an A Level or Applied General in Engineering
Apprenticeship: in welding, lean manufacturing or as a metal fabricator.

Qualification documents and resources
Qualification specification and factsheet
Sample assessment materials
Parents' guides
14-16 brochure
Regulations for the
Conduct of NEA (Non-Examined Assessment)
Prepare for First Teach events 

Register now for our Prepare for First Teach events, led by our Provider Development Team.  Each hands-on session will help teachers and assessors to feel more confident about the delivery and assessment of the new Engineering V Cert.

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This event is to help teachers and assessors prepare for the delivery and assessment of the new Level 1/2 Technical Award V Cert qualification in Engineering. It will provide an overview of the qualification including exploration of the specification and teaching content, as well as the assessment processes and timelines, and the quality assurance process. There will be a summary of the resources available to providers and identification of the support that is available from the Provider Development Team. It will also include the opportunity to ask any questions that you may have about the new qualification.


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V-Cert First Teach Event (Engineering) First teach and preparing for delivery (half-day workshop)


1:00pm – 4:30pm


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